2019 PVGP Historics Race Groups

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These are the Groups which will be place cars as entries are received. PVGP retains the final decision as to cars, classes and group placement.


Group 1: Vintage Small-Bore & Formula Racers


Vintage eligible small-bore production cars such as Mini Cooper, Triumph Spitfire, Turner, Austin-Healey Sprite, MG Midget and MG TD. Open wheel Formula 3 and Formula Vee, examples include Lynx, Caldwell, Autodynamics and Zink.  Includes Triumph TR3, Elva Courier and Lotus Seven. This will be a split start group.


Group 2: Vintage Medium-Bore (1.5-2.0 Litre)


Vintage eligible medium-bore production and special cars. A wide variety of popular sports cars including BMW 2002, Datsun 510, Elva Courier, Triumph GT6, MGB, Alfa Romeo, Lotus Europa and Elan.

 


Group 3: Vintage Large-Bore (2.0-3.0 Litre)

Vintage eligible production and special cars from 2.0 to 3.0 litres Eligible cars from 1972 and earlier (later cars must be approved). Big time excitement with Austin Healey 100, Chevy Corvair, Porsche 911 and Datsun 240Z.


Group 4 BMW Club Races

BMW CCA Club Racing

BMW National Club Racing hosts a premiere points event featuring BMW Spec, Stock, Modified and Prepared Classes. Fully prepared race cars built from BMW street cars. 


Group 5: Ground Pounders (Over 3.0 Litre)

Vintage eligible, large displacement production and special cars over 3.0 litres. Eligible cars up to 1972 (later cars must be approved). Ground pounding racing like GT40, Corvette, Camaro, Sunbeam Tiger, Jaguar and Ferrari. Shelby and Mustang are the Marque of the Year and will race in this group.


Group 6: Formula Ford Festival


All cars must have a Ford Engine per SCCA or Monoposto rules and must run on vintage Formula Ford treaded tires.  There will be a class within the overall race group for most Formula Fords manufactured between 1969 and 1999.  General classifications will be as follows, with awards and podiums for all four car classifications at each event: Historic Fords, Club Fords, Early Modern Fords (Post Club Ford) and Modern Formula Fords.


Group 7: Modern Historics


Certain to be the fastest group of the weekend watch non vintage eligible production and special cars built after 1973 blaze around the track. Including entries from the V8 Road Racing Series. (Refer to SVRA Groups 10 and 12/MP for general guidance)


Group 8: Shelby Marque of the Year

This will be a single session race for all qualified vintage Shelbys at 4:00 PM on Saturday July 13. Cars must me entered to race with PVGP within their group on Friday, Saturday and Sunday to compete. Cost is $50 on top of normal entry.